Welcome to the Balfour Beatty Hub

We finance, design and build the structures that underpin our daily lives. With over 100 years’ experience, we create and care for the infrastructure that enables societies and economies to grow.

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Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

To find out more about our organisation please visit:
www.balfourbeatty.com/careers

Over 4,100 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
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Undergrad intake: 75+
Graduate intake: 200+
£12tn market in next 5 years.
More than 30 offices worldwide
40,000 employees worldwide.
£10 Billion Revenue generated in 2014.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities

Balfour Beatty picked for £350m engineering campus

The University of Manchester has selected framework partner Balfour Beatty to build its new £350m engineering campus. The Manchester Engineering Campus Development (MECD) is described as "one of the largest, single construction projects ever undertaken by a higher education institution in the United Kingdom". The university says that the new facility will transform the way in which it educates future engineers. The MECD project is being delivered through the university's...

Jonathan Wright

Project Engineer

Since Jonathan completed several summer placements within Balfour Beatty Rail, he hasn’t looked back.  After Graduating in 2010 Jonathan joined our Technical Graduate Scheme and has worked on some of the UK’s major rail projects,...

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Emily Jones

Graduate Engineer

Emily joined Balfour Beatty as a Graduate Engineer in 2011 after completing her BEng in Civil Engineering. Since completing the Graduate Programme, she has developed a career in Health and Safety at Head Office. Tell us about your role, the...

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University’s new £81m Diamond Building opens its doors for Students

Students at the University of Sheffield are enjoying lectures in the University’s new £81m Diamond building. The building, which will be home to engineering undergraduates, has an aluminium diamond shaped facade exterior. It stands at the heart of the University campus as a major investment in learning and teaching. Inside, the six-storey Diamond boasts specialist teaching facilities including a range of lecture theatres, seminar rooms, open-plan learning spaces, library and...

The mosquito in the room

How did you get to your desk this morning? I travelled by car, train, tube and made the journey up the fish bowl lift at Head Office. In reality, I got to my Balfour Beatty desk by turning up at school, passing my exams, going to university and getting a graduate job. That all sounds pretty normal to me. But I know that I was lucky. I was fortunate enough to be traditionally academic. I liked school, I was a natural classroom-based learner, and so I would attend and kind of enjoy it. I had...